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Program Calendar

The MBOE program calendars are formatted to enable balance between your family, career, and education. While also making it possible for people to enroll who do not live in Columbus or Ohio. The dates are set well in advance making it very easy to plan accordingly. The MBOE and the MBOE for Health Care have six combined on-campus sessions together for collaborative learning.

MBOE Calendar
Module Courses On-Campus Dates
  Pre-Program Orientation December 9, 2014
1 Operational Excellence in Service, health care, and Manufacturing December 10-13, 2014
Interim 1 Homework; Online Exam on Module 1; Project Work and Coaching
Begin Six Sigma Black Belt Training (online)
 
2 Value Stream Management January 21-24, 2015
Interim 2 Homework; Online Exam on Module 3; Project Work and Coaching;
Continue Black Belt Training (online)
 
3 Stabilizing Operations; Statistics Part 1 March 4-7, 2015
Interim 3 Homework; Online Exam on Module 3; Project Work and Coaching;
Continue Black Belt Training (online)
 
4 Creating and Managing Flow; Statistics Part 2 April 29-May 2, 2015
Interim 4 Homework; Online Exam on Module 4; Project Work and Coaching;
Continue Black Belt Training (online)
 
Leadership and Managing Change; An Improvement Toe-Hold; Statistics Part 3
Industry-Wide ONLY: On-Campus
June 10-13, 2015
5 Leadership and Managing Change; An Improvement Toe-Hold; Statistics Part 3
Health Care ONLY:  On location in California
June 17-20, 2015
Interim 5 Homework; Online Exam on Module 5; Project Work and Coaching;
Continue Black Belt Training (online)
 
6 Solving Tough Problems; Six Sigma Black Belt (in-class portion)

Aug. 11-15, 2015 

  Alumni Event

August 14, 2015

Interim 6 Homework; Project work and coaching; Review for Six Sigma Black Belt Exam  
7 Managing Change and Innovation; Six Sigma Black Belt exam; Project Work and Coaching 
Health Care ONLY:  On location in Appleton, WI

October 6-10, 2015

7 Managing Change and Innovation; Six Sigma Black Belt exam; Project Work and Coaching 
Industry-Wide ONLY:  On-Campus 
   
 
Sept. 29- Oct. 3, 2015
Interim 7 Homework; Online Exam on Module 7; Project Work and Coaching  
8 Managing the Extended Value Stream; Final Project Review (sponsors invited) December 16-19, 2015
  Pre-Commencement and Celebration (Families and friends welcome)                     December 19, 2015
  The Ohio State University Commencement December 20, 2015